Exercise Design (G-139) (28-17-0139) - 010

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Brief Description
This course provides skills in development, conduct, and evaluation of a thorough exercise program
Full Description
Success of capabilities-based exercising is the responsibility of those planning and managing exercise programs and this course will assist those responsible for delivery & evaluation in their community, agency or institution.

The Exercise Design course focuses on applying techniques in development, conduct and evaluation, for students to have the ability and understanding of how a comprehensive exercise program is used to target and improve critical emergency plans, procedures and capabilities within all phases of emergency management. This course conforms to capabilities-based exercise evaluation outlined in the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Homeland Security Exercise and Evaluation Program (HSEEP), guidance.

Course Objectives:
-Types, steps and design considerations for tabletop, functional, and full-scale exercises.
Progressive accomplishments in designing and implementing an exercise program.
-Exercise Needs Assessment
Writing Exercise objectives and scenarios
-Exercise Controllers and Simulators purpose and roles
Tasks of systematic exercise evaluation with benefits & potential sources of exercise
-Designing a small functional exercise using the eight-step design process

Target Audience:
Students for this course must have responsibilities in EXERCISE DESIGN/PLANNING AND CONDUCT. The course is not intended for exercise players or response personnel unless they are expected to become involved in exercise development. Organizations or communities should consider selecting core personnel who are responsible for exercise planning that can form the nucleus of an exercise design team when they return.

IS-120: An Introduction to Exercises, L0146 (three day) or L-146 (two day) HSEEP Training Course

Cost: There is no fee for the course. Food, lodging, and transportation costs are the responsibility of the participant.

Course Completion Requirements: Participants who actively participate and attend all course contact hours will receive a Certificate of Attendance for the course.
Training Dates
04/18/2023 - 04/20/2023
An Introduction to Exercises (IS-120) (11-18-0120)
Registration Dates
12/19/2022 - 04/03/2023
Available Seats
24h 0m
None Specified
Training Location
04 - Broome County
Broome County Office of Emergency Services;
153 Lt Vanwinkle Drive
Binghamton, NY  13905
Reporting Instructions
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Dress is business casual.  
Signup Details
No Show Policy: Failure to attend a class you have registered for can result in restriction on future course attendance and agency notification. It is the students responsibility to notify us in a timely manner if you cannot attend.

-Please follow these directions below regarding providing the required    
prerequisites. Each prerequisite must be filled before a student can submit their
request to attend this course.

-If the required prerequisite is within your Training History, the DHSES LMS will
automatically assign it to the course you are registering for.

-If the prerequisite does not appear in your training history then select “request waiver” under fulfillment and provide clarifying comments when prompted that states, you will email the prerequisite to OEM directly and click save. Email all course prerequisites to oem.training@dhses.ny.gov, please include what course you are registering for in the body of the email.

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